Patrick Grabowski, MPT, Ph.D., OCS, CSCS
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse


grabowski   Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012
  • MPT, Marquette University, 2004
  • BS, Marquette University, 2002

   Research Interests:

  • Neural control of movement
  • Neural mechanisms underlying rehab interventions and injury recovery
  • Rehabilitation technology

   Teaching Specialties:

  • Motor Behavior
  • Physical Agents
  • Evidence Based Practice


  • Licensed Physical Therapist in Wisconsin
  • Board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) through the APTA
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the NSCA

Professional Memberships and Awards:

  • Member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Member of the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA)
  • Best Paper, International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions 2013
  • Margaret Jo Safrit Scholarship, UW-Madison
  • Schrimpf Endowment Scholarship, Marquette University
  • St. Ignatius Scholarship, Marquette University

Patrick Grabowski, MPT, Ph.D, OCS, CSCS
4060 Health Science Center
Department of Health Professions - Physical Therapy Program
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
1725 State Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 785-6623
Fax: (608) 785-8460

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